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Prison Cleared Substance Misuse Worker

Job reference: 300418ABDA1
Lancashire
£15 - £18 per hour
Contract
Substance Misuse

Description

This vacancy has now expired.

Prison Cleared Substance Misuse Worker

Sanctuary Health is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated prison cleared substance misuse worker to fill a full time role in Lancashire. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of substance misuse.

The pay rate for this locum substance misuse worker job is £15 - £18 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Responsibilities of the substance misuse worker:
- Work within a multi-disciplinary environment alongside people with a diverse range of skill sets.
- Provide healthcare to offenders ensuring a professional service is delivered at all times.
- Help offenders at different stages in their recovery journey by developing recovery plans.
- Work alongside prescribers to help give out medication to prisoners who have had or have substance misuse problems.
- Perform 1 on 1 and group work in order to provide quality levels of care to offenders
- Work to clinical governance and quality assurance standards as set by the prison.
- Manage non-drug based treatment methods such as recovery plans for substance addiction or mental health issues

Requirements of the Substance Misuse Worker:
- Recent experience working directly with substance misuse clients
- Current prison clearance

Contact:
This substance misuse worker job is advertised by Dan Allard; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.